The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 435 313 250
Rank change year-on-year
-122 -63
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 577 939 1295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.87% 1.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 2.22% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 461 722 1040
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41462 42250 43872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 39.20% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33479 33214 36803
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Digital Media within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Digital Media
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Digital Media within the UK.

Digital Media Salary Trend in the UK

Digital Media
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Digital Media over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Digital Media Salary Histogram in the UK

Digital Media
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -132 551 £45,000 - 62
London -59 381 £50,000 +3.09% 28
City of London +20 107 £50,000 -4.76% 4
South East -46 76 £30,000 -40.00% 9
Yorkshire -46 21 £42,500 -1.16% 15
Oxfordshire +22 19 £30,000 -47.82% 2
Berkshire +17 19 £27,500 -60.71% 1
West Midlands -14 19 £32,500 -56.66% 1
East of England -16 19 £42,000 -35.38% 2
North West -31 18 £30,500 -17.00% 2
South West -137 17 £31,000 -4.61% 5
Slough +8 14 - -
Wales +10 13 £32,500 -18.75% 2
South Wales +6 13 £32,500 -18.75% 2
West Yorkshire -22 11 £42,500 -1.16% 4
Buckinghamshire +6 10 £35,000 -22.22%
Leeds -25 10 £42,500 -1.16% 4
Manchester -34 10 £24,250 -34.01% 1
Hampshire -60 9 £19,000 -63.46% 1
Bicester - 9 £30,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -13 8 £36,500 +21.66%
Scotland +13 7 £28,000 -
West Sussex +7 7 £25,000 -66.66%
Cheshire +6 7 £32,500 -10.34% 1
Cwmbran -2 7 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Torfaen -2 7 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Bristol -76 7 £34,250 -0.72% 2
Bedfordshire - 7 £38,000 - 1
York +5 6 - - 7
Edinburgh +4 6 £28,000 -

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Digital Media also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Digital Media.

1 470 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
2 364 (27.60%) Marketing
3 335 (25.40%) HTML
4 300 (22.74%) JavaScript
5 293 (22.21%) CSS
6 201 (15.24%) Java
7 191 (14.48%) Degree
8 183 (13.87%) Project Management
9 180 (13.65%) PHP
10 167 (12.66%) Advertising
11 162 (12.28%) .NET
12 160 (12.13%) Scrum
13 149 (11.30%) Linux
14 147 (11.14%) Publishing
15 146 (11.07%) Analytics
16 145 (10.99%) User Experience
17 144 (10.92%) MySQL
18 140 (10.61%) C#
19 137 (10.39%) SQL
19 137 (10.39%) Social Media
20 136 (10.31%) Finance
20 136 (10.31%) CMS
21 129 (9.78%) jQuery
22 126 (9.55%) MVC
23 118 (8.95%) Adobe
24 115 (8.72%) HTML5
25 112 (8.49%) Photoshop
26 109 (8.26%) Python
26 109 (8.26%) SEO
26 109 (8.26%) Content Management

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Digital Media also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Digital Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 136 (10.31%) CMS
2 74 (5.61%) Apache
3 67 (5.08%) Drupal
4 53 (4.02%) Apache Solr
5 44 (3.34%) WordPress
6 33 (2.50%) SAS
7 30 (2.27%) Tomcat
8 26 (1.97%) nginx
9 25 (1.90%) Umbraco
10 22 (1.67%) IIS
11 21 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
12 20 (1.52%) Apache Pig
13 15 (1.14%) Escenic
13 15 (1.14%) Node.js
13 15 (1.14%) SharePoint
14 13 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
15 10 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
16 9 (0.68%) ExpressionEngine
16 9 (0.68%) JBoss
16 9 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 112 (8.49%) Photoshop
2 67 (5.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 49 (3.71%) MS Excel
4 44 (3.34%) MS Office
5 34 (2.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 29 (2.20%) MS Visio
7 27 (2.05%) SPSS
8 23 (1.74%) OmniGraffle
9 21 (1.59%) InDesign
10 20 (1.52%) Adobe After Effects
11 19 (1.44%) CPLEX
12 18 (1.36%) Fireworks
13 15 (1.14%) MS Project
13 15 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
14 9 (0.68%) CINEMA 4D
14 9 (0.68%) 3ds Max
15 5 (0.38%) Maya
15 5 (0.38%) Final Cut Pro
16 4 (0.30%) Adobe Premiere
17 2 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 46 (3.49%) Google Analytics
2 11 (0.83%) WebTrends
3 7 (0.53%) Magento
4 5 (0.38%) Tridion
5 4 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.076%) SiteCatalyst
8 1 (0.076%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.076%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 55 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
3 30 (2.27%) IaaS
4 25 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (1.82%) GitHub
6 19 (1.44%) PaaS
7 18 (1.36%) SaaS
8 14 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (0.91%) LucidChart
10 4 (0.30%) Office 365
11 3 (0.23%) Joyent
12 1 (0.076%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.88%) Internet
2 35 (2.65%) HTTP
2 35 (2.65%) TCP/IP
3 27 (2.05%) Intranet
4 17 (1.29%) Firewall
5 14 (1.06%) 3G
5 14 (1.06%) 4G
6 13 (0.99%) SMTP
7 12 (0.91%) Wireless
8 11 (0.83%) FTP
9 10 (0.76%) VPN
9 10 (0.76%) DNS
10 9 (0.68%) LAN
11 8 (0.61%) Broadband
12 7 (0.53%) WAN
12 7 (0.53%) 2G
12 7 (0.53%) 2.5G
12 7 (0.53%) LTE
13 5 (0.38%) Unified Communications
13 5 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (10.92%) MySQL
2 99 (7.51%) SQL Server
3 55 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 47 (3.56%) Relational Database
5 42 (3.18%) Big Data
6 34 (2.58%) NoSQL
7 33 (2.50%) Hadoop
8 25 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (1.52%) Data Mining
10 18 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (1.29%) RDBMS
12 13 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (0.83%) Oracle Database
15 10 (0.76%) Oracle ODI
15 10 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
16 9 (0.68%) DTS
17 8 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
18 7 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 98 (7.43%) Git (software)
2 66 (5.00%) Subversion
3 49 (3.71%) Jenkins
4 30 (2.27%) Dreamweaver
5 29 (2.20%) TeamCity
6 28 (2.12%) Axure RP
6 28 (2.12%) JIRA
7 26 (1.97%) Selenium
8 24 (1.82%) Cucumber
9 21 (1.59%) Xcode
10 17 (1.29%) Maven
11 12 (0.91%) Hudson
12 11 (0.83%) Grunt
12 11 (0.83%) NUnit
12 11 (0.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 10 (0.76%) WebDriver
14 9 (0.68%) NDepend
14 9 (0.68%) RSpec
14 9 (0.68%) Rhino Mocks
14 9 (0.68%) ReSharper
General
1 364 (27.60%) Marketing
2 167 (12.66%) Advertising
3 147 (11.14%) Publishing
4 136 (10.31%) Finance
5 65 (4.93%) Retail
6 48 (3.64%) Telecoms
7 32 (2.43%) Games
8 29 (2.20%) Music Industry
9 21 (1.59%) Multimedia
10 14 (1.06%) Banking
11 11 (0.83%) Automotive
12 10 (0.76%) Interactive Media
13 9 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.61%) French Language
15 7 (0.53%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.53%) Billing
16 5 (0.38%) Mandarin Language
17 4 (0.30%) German Language
17 4 (0.30%) Russian Language
17 4 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 379 (28.73%) Developer
2 135 (10.24%) Project Manager
3 113 (8.57%) Designer
4 110 (8.34%) Analyst
5 83 (6.29%) Web Developer
6 70 (5.31%) Architect
7 60 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 57 (4.32%) Senior Manager
9 55 (4.17%) Business Analyst
10 53 (4.02%) Java Developer
11 46 (3.49%) Junior
12 44 (3.34%) Account Manager
12 44 (3.34%) PHP Developer
13 41 (3.11%) Web Designer
13 41 (3.11%) Front-End Developer
14 35 (2.65%) Consultant
15 33 (2.50%) Technical Manager
15 33 (2.50%) Digital Project Manager
16 31 (2.35%) Senior Project Manager
17 30 (2.27%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (25.40%) HTML
2 293 (22.21%) CSS
3 162 (12.28%) .NET
4 129 (9.78%) jQuery
5 115 (8.72%) HTML5
6 99 (7.51%) ASP.NET
6 99 (7.51%) XML
7 91 (6.90%) Web Services
8 77 (5.84%) CSS3
9 62 (4.70%) LAMP
10 57 (4.32%) JSON
11 56 (4.25%) Spring
12 42 (3.18%) REST
13 41 (3.11%) Flash
14 34 (2.58%) Ajax
15 33 (2.50%) .NET Framework
15 33 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
16 32 (2.43%) WCF
16 32 (2.43%) XHTML
17 31 (2.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 145 (10.99%) User Experience
2 137 (10.39%) Social Media
3 106 (8.04%) Mobile App
4 103 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
5 99 (7.51%) Open Source
6 69 (5.23%) Computer Science
7 46 (3.49%) Mathematics
8 35 (2.65%) Statistics
9 34 (2.58%) Economics
10 30 (2.27%) Blackberry
10 30 (2.27%) Blog
10 30 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
11 27 (2.05%) Visualisation
11 27 (2.05%) Smartphone
12 26 (1.97%) Graphic Design
12 26 (1.97%) Algorithms
13 24 (1.82%) Physics
14 23 (1.74%) Social Network
14 23 (1.74%) BBC
15 21 (1.59%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 149 (11.30%) Linux
2 89 (6.75%) Windows
3 83 (6.29%) Apple iOS
4 77 (5.84%) Android
5 42 (3.18%) Ubuntu
6 35 (2.65%) Debian
7 29 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (2.12%) UNIX
9 20 (1.52%) Mac OS X
10 17 (1.29%) CentOS
11 16 (1.21%) Solaris
12 15 (1.14%) Windows 8
13 13 (0.99%) Mac OS
14 11 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (0.76%) Windows XP
16 8 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
17 7 (0.53%) Amazon Linux
17 7 (0.53%) Windows 7
18 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
19 1 (0.076%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 470 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (13.87%) Project Management
3 160 (12.13%) Scrum
4 146 (11.07%) Analytics
5 126 (9.55%) MVC
6 109 (8.26%) SEO
6 109 (8.26%) Content Management
7 101 (7.66%) TDD
7 101 (7.66%) Digital Marketing
8 98 (7.43%) Web Development
9 90 (6.82%) OO
10 88 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 77 (5.84%) DevOps
12 74 (5.61%) Software Engineering
13 60 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 59 (4.47%) Web Design
15 57 (4.32%) Waterfall
16 55 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
16 55 (4.17%) PRINCE2
17 53 (4.02%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 300 (22.74%) JavaScript
2 201 (15.24%) Java
3 180 (13.65%) PHP
4 140 (10.61%) C#
5 137 (10.39%) SQL
6 109 (8.26%) Python
7 93 (7.05%) Ruby
8 75 (5.69%) C++
9 50 (3.79%) C
10 36 (2.73%) Perl
11 30 (2.27%) PHP5
12 23 (1.74%) R
13 21 (1.59%) Groovy
13 21 (1.59%) MATLAB
14 18 (1.36%) Bash Shell
15 17 (1.29%) Clojure
16 16 (1.21%) Scala
16 16 (1.21%) T-SQL
17 14 (1.06%) ActionScript
18 11 (0.83%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 191 (14.48%) Degree
2 19 (1.44%) PhD
3 12 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 10 (0.76%) PMP
4 10 (0.76%) PMI Certification
5 9 (0.68%) ISEB
5 9 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.61%) ISTQB
6 8 (0.61%) MCSE
7 7 (0.53%) Security Cleared
8 6 (0.45%) MCP
9 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 4 (0.30%) HND
11 3 (0.23%) CISSP
11 3 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.23%) CCNP
11 3 (0.23%) CISM
11 3 (0.23%) IIBA
11 3 (0.23%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (7.28%) QA
2 14 (1.06%) SLA
3 6 (0.45%) WAI
4 5 (0.38%) GCP
5 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.15%) COBIT
6 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (1.59%) Samba
1 21 (1.59%) Varnish
2 20 (1.52%) KVM
3 16 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (1.14%) vSphere
5 7 (0.53%) VMware ESX
5 7 (0.53%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.45%) Docker
6 6 (0.45%) LXC
7 3 (0.23%) NFS
7 3 (0.23%) Xsan
8 1 (0.076%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 45 (3.41%) Puppet
2 40 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (1.59%) HAProxy
4 20 (1.52%) ZABBIX
4 20 (1.52%) Graphite
5 19 (1.44%) logstash
5 19 (1.44%) Kibana
5 19 (1.44%) StatsD
6 15 (1.14%) Nagios
7 14 (1.06%) Vagrant
8 9 (0.68%) SCOM
9 7 (0.53%) Legato
10 5 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.15%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.15%) CiscoWorks
11 2 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.076%) Casper Suite
12 1 (0.076%) cPanel
12 1 (0.076%) Ganglia
12 1 (0.076%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 118 (8.95%) Adobe
2 94 (7.13%) Google
3 90 (6.82%) Microsoft
4 62 (4.70%) Facebook
5 48 (3.64%) Twitter
6 45 (3.41%) Oracle
6 45 (3.41%) Apple
7 36 (2.73%) Sitecore
8 33 (2.50%) Cisco
9 32 (2.43%) HP
10 29 (2.20%) Sony
11 28 (2.12%) Toshiba
11 28 (2.12%) Zend
12 27 (2.05%) Dell
13 24 (1.82%) Red Hat
14 22 (1.67%) VMware
14 22 (1.67%) Juniper
15 20 (1.52%) New Relic
16 13 (0.99%) Rackspace
16 13 (0.99%) Yahoo!
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